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Oct 22, 2012 9:00am PDT
citi card. [ crowd cheering, mouse clicks ] wanted to provide better employee benefits while balancing the company's bottom line, their very first word was... [ to the tune of "lullaby and good night" ] ♪ af-lac ♪ aflac [ male announcer ] find out more at... [ duck ] aflac! [ male announcer ] ...forbusiness.com. [ yawning sound ] >>> lance armstrong stripped of his seven tour de france titles and banned from the sport that made him an legend. the cycling union made the announcement after the u.s. anti-doping agency said the former pro was involved in a sophisticated doping program. now armstrong has denied the allegations all along. more from joe carter. >>> what lance armstrong is most known for, what made him a superstar, what made him a multimillionaire household name has been officially erased from the history books. lance armstrong has been stripped of his seven tour de france titles. now cycling's governing body agreed with the u.s. anti-doping agency, calling the report alleging armstrong's doping "sickening." which then led to this decision this morning. >> ban la
ABC
Oct 30, 2012 2:35am EDT
jersey, is underwater. >> floodwaters up to 6 feet deep surging into the city streets and damaged an old section of the famous boardwalk that you see here. a 300-yard section, waves were as high as the light poles on the boardwalk. but again that is where sandy first touched down on the east coast. >> unimaginable scene. landfall, 8:00 last night. also they're waiting for daylight to assess the devastation along the jersey shore where sandy made landfall just a few hours ago. >> sandy cut off not just atlantic city, but other barrier island communities as well. the national guard and fire department spent much of the night rescuing residents who insisted on staying despite a very stern warning from the governor. >> this is not a time to be a showoff. this is not a time to be stupid. this its a time to try to save yourself and your family. >> at least 10 people had to be rescued from the tops of their roofs, a curfew in effect in atlantic city. until morning. i don't understand why any one would want to mess with evacuation orders. just get out. >> those officials give those warnings
ABC
Oct 26, 2012 2:35am EDT
mince words at all. >>> first residents of a new york city apartment building were settling in for a quiet evening when suddenly they heard what they describe as blood curdling screams. >> the screams turned out to be a young mom returning home to find what can only be described as an utterly horrific scene. wabc's report has the details. >>> 5:30 p.m., horror on the city's upper west side. [ sirens blaring ] in the middle of the evening rush -- a frantic dash to save lives. and to figure out what happened in this luxury apartment building on west 75th street. >> i just saw people rushing to the streets right here. and, you know personnel coming. people, and i thought maybe it was like something exciting going on. >> reporter: it was murder on the second floor in an apartment, a woman comes home to find two of her children murdered in a bathtub, the nanny on the floor, a kitchen knife nearby. >> a mother returned with her 3-year-old child from swimming lessons. she enters her apartment. the apartment is dark, a time when she goes looking for her children, and enters the bathroom and
ABC
Oct 29, 2012 3:00am PDT
jut putting your own life in danger. you're endangering the lives of first responders. >> reporter: tens of millions impacted from the carolinas to canada and to the great lakes. atlantic city, new jersey, is virtually shut down in anticipation of a direct hit. >> i'm really, really worried because they just told a friend of mine they think it's going to hit the bay. the bay and the ocean will come together. >> reporter: utility workers are standing by to reap pair, expected massive, widespread power outages. >> it may take a long time not only to clear but also to get, for example, the power companies back in. >> reporter: sandy is wreaking havoc here in ocean city, maryland. the heavy rain and wind has forced the maryland governor to cancel early voting scheduled for today. back to you, rob, paula. >> tahman, try to stay dry out there. our extreme weather team, of course, has been working through the night to pinpoint sandy's expected path. >> accuweather.com meteorologist jim dickey is joining us this morning with the very latest. good morning, jim. >> reporter: good morning, ro
ABC
Oct 19, 2012 2:35am EDT
city where she met some of the children who live in fear. it is her first report in the special report "hidden america." >> reporter: tonight there are american children living in a war zone. >> my mom doesn't like me playing outside. she fears for my life. >> where did you get shot? >> in the head. >> reporter: a 6-year-old girl is killeden broad day light sitting on the porch getting her hair combed. in another neighborhood, another girl, 7 years old, shot dead. selling candien the front ya-- the front yard. tens of thousand of children trying to gang up in the neighborhood where gang members roam the streets some as young as 13, 14. some carrying assault weapons and shooting at random. in chicago, police are stretched thin. the mayor enraged. >> take your gang conflict away from a 7-year-old. who raised you? >> reporter: and one of the children in one of those neighborhood is a 7-year-old named ralph. who wants to surprise me. so he makes me go out and come in again. >> let's try it one more time. >> surprise? >> reporter: ralph is irrepressible vitality. >> that's it. >> rep
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 1:40am PDT
finances of a model in new york city revealed. >> you are really not making any money. >> reporter: for example when she landed this her first cover for "women's health" magazine she was disappointed to learn she would get paid $250. she says many other day-long shoots pay even less, just $100 for the entire day. >> a lot of models do end up working as waitresses, working in night life. >> reporter: she just wants to clear misconception and give outsiders insight about what she calls the underbelly of the industry. >> you have to keep in mind it is a business for them and they just see you as a way to make money, essentially. if you need to borrow money from your agency you are waiting to pay the rent, they'll charge you 10%. >> reporter: at 30 years old she knows she is nearing the end of her shelf life as a model. >> i was comfortable. it was easy to do this job the what's next? >> reporter: back in march, she started an advice blog called the frugal model, teaching girls how to be beautiful on a budget. she says something her life as a model has taught her firsthand. linsey davis, ab
ABC
Oct 25, 2012 2:35am EDT
sure people keep their underwear to themselves forcing them to pull up their pants. city council passed an ordnance declaring saggy pants illegal. it bans pants or shirts that hang below the waistline. starting in january, first time violators fined $25. then $50 for a second offense. $100 for a third. >> i vacationed in coco beach, florida, back in high school. >> keep your skirt up. >> kept my bikini top up, and bikini bottom up as well. >> then you saved some money. all right, some sad news for all of the detroit tigers' fans out there. >> whatever. >> including, paula faris to my left. >> a mild fan. >> oh, oh. >> because it is my home state. >> tempered opinion. the san francisco giants are out to an early world series lead, thanks to three home runs from pablo sandoval, got three homers in a world series game. >> the long layoff didn't do any favors. all giants in the end. game two in the best of seven series in san francisco. if i am cheering for one another. my home state. >> mild fan. fair weather. coming up. freedom lost. authorities catch up with a monkey who has been
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 1:40am PDT
it is reviewing that. >>> the first ever retail workers strike against walmart spread to dozens of stores in at least 12 cities. the protesting workers want the right to unionize, complaining they're underpaid and lacking in basic benefits. many also say they are disrespected in the workplace. >> i come back and they tell me, "you're fired." and i said, "what for? i didn't do anything." the store manager said "we no longer need you." when i came become to get my check they say, "you're not fired. who told you you're fired?" >> they take to us like we're nobody. >> striking workers are taking their complaints to bentonville, arkansas, for walmart's annual shareholders meeting. a walmart spokesperson says those involved in the walkout represent a small fraction of the company's million-plus work-forwork force. >>> in lighter news now, thrill seeker felix baumgartner may try again tomorrow for the death-defying, 23-mile free fall. his attempt yesterday had to be postponed because of some high wind at the new mexico launch site. the balloon that carries baumgartner into the stratospher
ABC
Oct 30, 2012 1:40am PDT
the meantime at first light we'll get a first look. a record 13-foot storm surge overflowed the city's historic water flood, flooding the financial area. and the subway. the city's mass transit system, schools, and stock exchange remain closed today. rob and paula, back to you. >> scott goldberg here on a wet and storm-weary new york. thanks a lot. >>> parts of new jersey remains under water after that monstrous storm surge along the coast. >>> sandy made landfall, powerful surf crashed into atlantic city's famous boardwalk, washing away a 300-yard section of it. floodwaters also filled up along towns, along the popular jersey shores. they plunged into darkness. abc's steve is in the thick of things. >> reporter: the water started to overtake the dunes. at that point we felt we had to move our trucks because the water was coming in onto the streets, not just in the areas right by the beach, but actually flooding some of the city's streets. so we decided to move a half mile away and rebase. we were broadcasting and all of a sudden the water crept up behind us there. >> now, the national
ABC
Oct 30, 2012 2:35am EDT
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ABC
Oct 29, 2012 2:05am EDT
suites, and then you have two other bedrooms, and you have great balconies overlooking the city life of los angeles. >> the two junior suites are generous in size. they both have fireplaces. one has a beautiful view of the los angeles skyline, the other is a view over the pool. the first room to the right of the stairs is a wonderful room. it has a lot of natural light, has its own balcony, whicoverlooks the los angeles skyline. leaving that room, you go into another room whichas a lot of natural light. this bedroom is a wonderful room. the dove gray on the walls complement it, make it very warm and inviting. the stand-on balcony it has is really beautiful. >> the crown jewel of dawnridge estate is a spacious top floor master suite that manages to encompass an indoor/outdoor feel. >> the masr suite is a very large suite. it almost acts as a living room/bedroom, which flows into a spa-like bathroom. >> the master retreat is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling glass windows with panoramic city views surrounding the suite. you have three balconies. one is the back balcony which overlooks the po
ABC
Oct 18, 2012 2:35am EDT
footwear fiasco for the prime minister. not the first woman to fall head over heels so publicly. cue "sex and the city" remember carrie bradshaw's fumble. littered with road kill. wobbles, tumbles, and wipeouts. heathrow airport, lady gaga showed she wasn't the practical lling luggage type and ended up rolling her ankles. for the rest of us why do we bother when we know it can end like this? the man behind those sky scraping red soles, christian louboutin explain it to me like this. >> some women are not completely comfortable with their body. even if you are not really comfortable with your body you are comfortable with the feet. at the time, i was six months pregnant. he proved it to me. >> hello, lovers. i think i lost five pound. when you are talking 7 inch heels, practically is not the point. >> i do not want these shoes to appear as comfortable shoes. >> not bis-- >> with the heels come hyperrisks. the lesson. looking good is the easy part. it's what you do after the fall that really counts. sharyn alfonsi, abc news, new york. >> that is the war on women. did you hear what he s
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 2:30am EDT
allergies. that's not the first problem linked to these pharmacies. nine patients died in alabama after a solution was made with bacteria. the city has been hijacked by those now making cheap copies of safer drugs. >> these individuals are no different than counterfeiters. instead of manufacturing a fake roleex, they are manufacturing fake drugs. >> and one family is praying she will pull through. >> it's just hard to see your mother. >> reporter: that recall affects more than 1,000 products, everything from drugs to simple vitamins but the company is saying there's no reason to think the other products are contaminated. >> your heart has to go out to the families, and watching his mother, elderly, battling that. and you may be impacted by this, head age, fever, tphaurba, and discomfort from bright lights, and those that have been impacted are suffering strokes on top of that, so it's very serious. >> this strain is very rare, and it's different than the typical strains than men kwraoupb skwraoeutious, but it's not contagious. >> yeah. can't be spread from person to person, but so
ABC
Oct 9, 2012 1:40am PDT
. but interesting look into america. >> but a first. >> it is. >> your tuesday forecast. everybody, showers in the upper midwest, twin cities, green bay. spreading later to chicago and kansas city. morning sprinkle in the northeast. thunderstorms in florida. scattered showers in the san an. city and albuquee. just 40s from fargo to minneapolis. 60s from kansas city to new york. >>> and here's a story we're simply head over heels for -- or is it the other way around? we're trying to figure that out. no matter. either way. >> congratulations to 16-year-old miranda ferguson of dallas, texas. set a new guinness world record, last friday, by doing 35 consecutive back handsprings. ferguson was training for her attempt for about a year. >> it took her all the way from one 15 yard line to the other. she bettered the old mark by three full handsprings. so good for her. that's a flipping great world record. >> don't know how she didn't hurl at the end of that. good going. >> she may have. we're not going to show you that though. >>> you may have seen the massive wreck at nascar's sprint cup
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